Suspects arrested after armed robbery at CVS

- Two people have been arrested following an armed robbery near uptown Charlotte, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police. 

The robbery happened around 8:30 p.m. Monday, May 1 at the CVS located on South Boulevard. 

Officers said one of the suspects was armed with a knife. The two were able to flee from the scene on a moped but didn't get far. A witness actually followed the two suspects from the store. 

When the suspects ran into the park near Wilmore Drive, K-9 Units and CMPD's helicopter tracked them down.

One of the suspects had to be treated for a bite from a K-9. 

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